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October 13, 2019

Stratolaunch gets mystery new owner

HOUSTON — Stratolaunch, the venture founded by the late Paul Allen to develop an air-launch system, has “transitioned” ownership, but the company is not disclosing who […]
October 12, 2019

A Second Interstellar Visitor Has Arrived in Our Solar System. This Time, Astronomers Think They Know Where It Came From

A Second Interstellar Visitor Has Arrived in Our Solar System. This Time, Astronomers Think They Know Where It Came From For the second time ever, astronomers […]
October 11, 2019

Elon Musk and NASA chief get on same page, vow to complete Crew Dragon

A flight during the first quarter of 2020 is the best-case scenario. Back in 2016, during the heat of the presidential election, I had lunch in […]
October 10, 2019

How many astronauts have died in space?

There’s no doubt space is an extremely dangerous place, but only a handful of space travelers have actually died there. For many wannabe astronauts, the idea […]
October 9, 2019

It looks like SpaceX is now prioritizing Crew Dragon—which is great for NASA

All of the crew mission hardware may reach Florida in December. On Tuesday, SpaceX founder Elon Musk offered updates on progress with the Crew Dragon spacecraft […]
October 8, 2019

NASA Administrator to Visit SpaceX Headquarters

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will tour SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, on Thursday, Oct. 10, to see the progress the company is making to fly astronauts […]
October 7, 2019

Astronauts Complete First Spacewalk in Series to Upgrade Station Batteries

Two NASA astronauts worked to replace batteries outside of the International Space Station, completing the first in a series of five planned spacewalks devoted to upgrading the orbiting […]
October 6, 2019

It’s just one big ST:TNG reunion in latest trailer for Star Trek: Picard

New spinoff series will bring Jean-Luc Picard out of a 20-year retirement. Star Trek fans have been eagerly awaiting the debut of new series Star Trek: Picard, slated to […]
October 5, 2019

All-Female Spacewalk Back on After NASA Sends Up 2nd Medium Suit

More than six months after canceling what would have been the first spacewalk conducted by a team of two women, NASA has rescheduled the historic moment for […]